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ras01 Oct 14, 2010 11:58 AM

Does anyone know where I might find some cotton candy in Montreal? I'm looking for the actual fluffy sugary stuff, not to rent a cotton candy machine. I'm in the Plateau, but would pretty much go anywhere on the island if they've got cotton candy. Any help would be very much appreciated. Thank you!

  1. chefjeannine Oct 14, 2010 04:07 PM

    I'm pretty sure i've seen some at Bulk Barn in the Marche de l'Ouest

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      ras01 Oct 14, 2010 05:32 PM

      Wow, thanks everyone. I checked with Sparkles in NDG (5615 Monkland, for future reference) and they do have cotton candy - three kinds, apparently (I assume pink, blue and...something else exciting). I'll check at the Faubourg on Ste Cat and Videotron (DDO is a bit far, but thank you!) and report back soon. Thanks again, this is fantastic!

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        maisonbistro Oct 18, 2010 03:40 PM

        Beware the Sparkles store (in a good way)- I have spent so much money there on amazing treats - they have an outstanding selection, and everything I have ever bought there was really fresh. Curses.

    2. Chocolatesa Oct 14, 2010 02:16 PM

      I've seen it often at Videotron when renting movies.

      1. kpzoo Oct 14, 2010 12:22 PM

        Try contacting Sparkles in NDG. If they don't have it, they might be able to point you in the right direction.

        http://www.facebook.com/pages/Montrea...

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          ras01 Oct 14, 2010 12:49 PM

          Thank you! I'll give both of those a try.

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            unlaced Oct 14, 2010 01:07 PM

            The bulk food store/candy store at the back of the Faubourg on Saint Catherine (cnr Rue St Mathieu) has a cotton candy machine at the fron which, presumably, they use to make it fresh if you request it?

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              kpzoo Oct 14, 2010 01:08 PM

              Cool, it'd be great if you'd report back here, may help others in the future. Thanks & good luck!

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            Maximilien Oct 14, 2010 12:03 PM

            maybe at Oscar on St-Hubert street ? http://www.oscar.qc.ca/

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